USADA lifts suspensions for Lil Nog, Dos Santos, and de Lima

In a surprise statement from USADA they announced that the suspensions for Junior Dos Santos, Marcus Rogerio de Lima, and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (lil Nog) had been lifted. USADA announced today that it has confirmed two compounding pharmacies in Brazil produced and sold contaminated supplements that led to the positive tests of three athletes subject … Read more

Cormier would face Jones a 3rd time

  BloodyElbow spoke with light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and he opened up about Jon Jones and the challenges the former champ is facing. Jon has tested positive for banned substances, been in serious legal trouble outside the cage, and just can’t seem to keep his mouth closed when he probably should have. Nevertheless, Daniel would … Read more

Coker responds to Cro Cop, Bellator, and USADA controversy

MMANytt recently asked Scott Coker a question alot of us have been wondering about the answer to. Cro Cop was suspended in 2015 by USADA, then went to fight overseas meaning the suspension was on pause while he was still competing. It also means he still has time left to serve but he’s scheduled to fight … Read more

Ha! Got em! Cynthia Calvillo suspended for six months by USADA

UFC strawweight Cynthia Calvillo was flagged by USADA when she tested positive for marijuana metabolites. This came after her UFC 219 defeat at the hands Carla Esparza last December. She was suspended for six months but there may be a silver lining. Reportedly, if she completes a USADA backed drug awareness program it may cut … Read more

No Ha! Got em! here as Moreno cleared of USADA violation

After testing positive for “trace amounts” of clenbuterol following a loss to Sergio Pettis on August 5th at UFC Fight Night 114 it turns out that Brandon Moreno will not be punished. It was an in-competition urine sample collected on August 6th that he was flagged for. USADA stated that “the issue of illicit administration … Read more

Ha! Got em! USADA nabs another one

Ladies and gentlemen USADA strikes again. Heavyweight Carlos Felipe is in hot water. The Brazilian tested positive for the steroid stanozolol. Felipe was suspended for two years per today’s announcement, Friday October 22nd. The test was an out of competition one on July 29th and he was popped for metabolites 16β‐hydroxy‐stanozolol and 3’‐hydroxy‐stanozolol. Felipe was slated … Read more